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Arorangi, Arorangi, Cook Islands
+682 22 161
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Arorangi, Arorangi, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 797 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this restaurant up a long driveway and when we walked in it was like an old pirates hut with all sorts goodies to look at. We were greeted and taken to a table, ordered our meal and a cocktail and got told to...More

Thank Murray S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really loved this restaurant. The food was terrific, the service was friendly, cocktails worthy of two or three and an amazing view, couple all this with a beautiful sunset and your really do have a night in paradise. We dined here at the start of...More

Thank MagFamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location was wanderful. Some of the dishes were excellent, others were just okay, friendliest in Rorotonga.

Thank pr0viders
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic spot down a long easy to miss driveway, good staff and service. The bar is like a tree but nestled among the trees, thre are tables on the beach, this place is totally worth the visit.

Thank Horoeka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a great place to dine, perfect location for a sunset dinner, bookings esentual, had a group of us go to dinner here, food was well presented and great, the local fish is to die for, and the chicken breast was a great safe...More

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was absolutely stunning, the fish mixed grill was well presented on a hot plate. None of the selection were overcooked. Everyone commented that each dish was sensational, better that other restaurants we had been to during the week. We will come here again.

Thank Gilbert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Were in Rarotonga for our 50th wedding anniversary and decided we must make yet another return visit to Waterline. Stunning beachfront situation and they have doubled the deck size since we were there last. Watching the beautiful sunset with a cocktail before dinner at happy...More

Thank Annette T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Rartonga regularly and we head straight to one of our special favourite restaurants The Waterline !! the Owners Chris and Makisi are just wonderful hosts supported by very caring and wonderful staff all of them !! A special thanks to you Chris and...More

Thank richardfrater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful beachfront setting and perfect way to see the sunset. The food was excellent and would very highly recommend a meal at Waterline. It was a lovely atmosphere with great staff, location and food.

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stopped for one meal (dinner) at waterline in Sep '17. We were so pleased we did. The location (beachfront) is stunning; there's nothing like a few drinks and a wonderful meal with a Rarotongan sunset as a backdrop! The food was...More

Thank Victoria C
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October 2, 2016|
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Response from Akisi M | Property representative |
Called Cleopatra Sauce. Glad you enjoyed it. It is popular.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arorangi, Arorangi, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi
  • Phone Number: +682 22 161
Casual beach dining with all the frills.Open Tues-Sun for lunch and dinner. Enjoy one of our tasty cocktails and the breathtaking sunset before dining on Pacific style international cuisine. We have one of Raro's most extensive wine lists available.We can host both your wedding ceremony and reception on site either on the beach or our sunset deck.Experience romantic Rarotonga the Waterline way.Live music Wednesday nights. Bookings essential.
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